H.R. 487 (95th): Surplus School Conservation Act


Jan 4, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Norman Lent

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants to local agencies for converting closed school buildings to efficient alternate uses.

Summary (CRS)

1/4/1977--Introduced.Surplus School Conservation Act - Directs the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants to local agencies to pay the costs of renovating closed school buildings so they ... Read more >

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Jan 4, 1977

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Related Bills

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H.R. 13853 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 14, 1978

H.R. 9811 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 28, 1977

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